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Wanted British Colonial Cyprus Police Badge

Posted by Nick , 12 August 2014 · 579 views

Wanted British Colonial Cyprus Police Badge I am urgently looking for a detailed high resolution image of a Colonial Cyprus Police Badge. This is on behalf of a charity who are placing a memorial in Northern Cyprus this year to recognise those Police Officers killed during the Cyprus conflict. If anyone can supply a high resolution image (attached is a low resolution image which is not suffici...


Fellows Coin and Medal Auction 31st July 2014

Posted by Nick , 28 July 2014 · 297 views

Fellows Coin and Medal Auction 31st July 2014 Fellows Auction House which is a reputable London based auction house has a Coin and Medal Sale on Thursday 31st July 2014. You can download a copy of the auction catalogue from here . Live bidding can be made via the internet and telephone. In keeping with the Great War Centenary there are some fine examples of WWI British Gallantry and Ca...


Centenary Great War 1914

Posted by Nick , 05 January 2014 · 426 views

This year marks the centenary of the Great War 1914-1918.  In recognition of this GMIC will be establishing a Centenary area for you to post all you relevant topics relating to World War 1. At the end of the centenary period all posts will be moved to their respective areas.
So get posting there is lots to discuss and see ! 


Merry Christmas & New Year

Posted by Nick , 25 December 2013 · 467 views

Merry Christmas & New Year To all our members on behalf of all the GMIC Moderators and Staff I wish you a very Merry Christmas and a Happy and Peaceful New Year. Our thoughts as always are with those that are serving overseas, away from their loved one and families. 2014 is due to be an exciting year for GMIC as it is our Ten Year Anniversary. It is also the 100 year commemora...


2014 GMIC 10 Year Anniversary

Posted by Nick , 02 December 2013 · 375 views

May 2014 will celebrate the 10 year anniversary for GMIC. There are a lot of exciting things planned for next year at GMIC which also ties in with the 100 year remembrance anniversary for the Great War. Some of the things I will highlight are:
A refreshed look and layout
A dedicated World War I area to highlight the anniversary
New GMIC anniversary member...


2013 Photographic Competition Results

Posted by Nick , 17 November 2013 · 860 views

2013 Photographic Competition Results Here are the long awaited results for the photo competition. My congratulations to all the winners, as well as a thank you to all members who took the time to enter the competition. I would also like to give a big thanks to Peter and his judges who spend time and effort deliberating over all the entries, which I know is a time consuming task.  ...


The 2013 GMIC Photographic Competition

Posted by Nick , 01 October 2013 · 607 views

The 2013 Photography Competition is starting. Entries can be submitted from today. The categories have changed from last year to allow for greater flexibility.  This is a competition with some great prizes. Show imagination composition and, most importantly look for the different angle or approach to the subject. Where the entry calls for a...


In Memoriam: Rick Lundström

Posted by Nick , 18 September 2013 · 973 views

No doubt many of you are aware of the tragic news that Rick (Research) Lundström who only recently was able to rejoin us at GMIC, was killed yesterday,17th September 2013 in a road traffic collision.
Rick had been a member of GMIC since 2005 and proudly passed his 20,000 post mark only last week. It is too early to pay him full honours at...


GMIC 2013 Mid Year Competition

Posted by Nick , 09 July 2013 · 602 views

A new mid year competition is now up and running. There are some really great prizes for the winning entries including the prizes shown.

For further details on how to enter the competition go here


Image Uploads Unrestricted (well almost)

Posted by Nick , 16 February 2013 · 587 views

A long time bone of contention at GMIC has been image upload restrictions. However I am pleased to announce that from today I have introduced a new standard across all membership levels. Basically (dependent on the speed of your internet connection) all membership levels (apart from Basic members) will be able to upload images up to approx 8 to 10MB in size...

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